What is PHP:
PHP is a server scripting language, and a powerful tool for making dynamic and interactive Web pages.
PHP is a widely-used, free, and efficient alternative to competitors such as Microsoft's ASP.
Advantages of PHP:
- PHP is Open Source
- PHP is easy learns
- PHP supports OOP and advanced development technologies
- PHP is platform independent and runs on any web server
- It is secure and patches are released regularly for any bugs
- Can be extended for creating large projects using FrameWorks
- Cost effective and support is available